Ten years ago, it would have been unforeseeable to truly understand how reliable we would become on lithium powered smart devices and electric vehicles. Back then, Western Australia only had one lithium mine in operation and the mineral sparked little interest as compared to the fossil fuel industries such as oil and...
Talison Lithium has awarded Mondium a $100 million contract for the design and construction of a new tailing retreatment processing plant at the Greenbushes mine in Western Australia. Mondium, a joint venture between Monadelphous (60 per cent) and Lycopodium (40 per cent), will carry out...
Australian lithium miner - Kidman Resources has announced a takeover bid has been advised by Wesfarmers for an amount of $776 million. The news comes only 2 months after Wesfarmers made an unsuccessful bid for rare earth miner – Lynas Corporation for an amount of up to $1.5 billion.
Western Australia’s Lithium front runner Altura Mining has silenced many of its critics by achieving a steady increase in production at its flagship Pilgangoora Lithium mine following the completion of commissioning earlier this year. The company has been able to consistently deliver around 14 000...
American Lithium major Albermarle and WA Premier Mark McGowan have announced on Thursday that construction has now started at the $1 billion plant in Kemerton Western Australia. The Albermarle plant is currently the largest lithium processing plant that has been approved in Australia and is set to deliver up to 100...
Premier Mark McGowan and Minister Bill Johnston have launched the Western Australian Future Battery Industry Strategy to grow the State into a world-leading exporter of future battery minerals, materials, technologies and expertise. The State Government's Future Battery Industry Strategy for Western Australia The rapid...
Western Australia has a significant proportion of global battery minerals, including lithium (9%), cobalt (17%), nickel (25%), alumina (20%), manganese (14%), vanadium (9.5%), and non-battery minerals used in the manufacturing of electric vehicles and energy storage systems, such as rare earths. This edition...
Tianqi Lithium has announced that they will appoint 3 members to the board of Chile-based SQM as part of the recent acquisition of a 24% of SQM’s shares earlier this year. The names of the official board members will be disclosed in April 2019, with the Chinese based...
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“MONADELPHOUS SECURES MAJOR CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT AT BHP’S SOUTH FLANK PROJECT” Monadelphous Group Limited announced it had been awarded a major construction contract at BHP’s South Flank Project in Pilbara which is valued at $108 million. This contract includes structural, mechanical, piping, electrical and instrumentation works...